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W355690 Sigma-Aldrich

Isopropyl myristate


Synonym: IPM 100, IPM-EX, IPM-R, IPM, Isopropyl tetradecanoate, Myristic acid isopropyl ester

  • CAS Number 110-27-0

  • Linear Formula CH3(CH2)12COOCH(CH3)2

  • Molecular Weight 270.45

  •  FEMA Number 3556

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 1781127

  •  EC Number 203-751-4

  •  Council of Europe no. 386

  •  MDL number MFCD00008982

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24901779

  •  Flavis number 9.105



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biological source   synthetic
grade   Halal
  follows IFRA guidelines
reg. compliance   EU Regulation 1223/2009
assay   ≥98%
refractive index   n20/D 1.434(lit.)
bp   193 °C/20 mmHg(lit.)
mp   ~3 °C (lit.)
density   0.85 g/mL at 25 °C(lit.)
Documentation   see Safety & Documentation for available documents
Organoleptic   faint; fatty; oily
food allergen   no known allergens
fragrance allergen   no known allergens


Biochem/physiol Actions

Odor at 1.0%

Taste at 10 ppm


1 kg in poly bottle

8, 20 kg in poly drum

General description

Isopropyl myristate is mainly used as a solubilizer, emulsifier and emollient in cosmetic and topical medicines. It is also used as a flavoring agent in the food industry.

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